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Carbondale, Alberta

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 The location of Carbondale 

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Welcome to Carbondale ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Carbondale had a population of 60 people.<1>

Carbondale is 2,200 feet [671 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Carbondale is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Carbondale lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).

Telephone area codes for Carbondale: (780) and (587)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Carbondale had a population of 60 people.

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Carbondale had a population of 60 people.


More information can be found on the Census Page for Carbondale.

Communities near Carbondale ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2006
Bon Accord   [Map]   1,534   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Calahoo   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Edmonton   [Map]   730,372   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fort Saskatchewan   [Map]   14,957   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Gibbons   [Map]   2,642   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Josephburg   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Carbondale.

Communities Also Named Carbondale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Carbondale - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas (2) and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Carbondale.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Carbondale. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Carbondale:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carbondale ...

Looking for more information about Carbondale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Carbondale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Carbondale, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Carbondale.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Carbondale. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carbondale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Carbondale were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carbondale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (587) is an overlay for area code (780). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Carbondale.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Carbondale. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carbondale) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Carbondale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carbondale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carbondale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.7500, Longitude: -113.5333     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Carbondale.


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